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Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio/Gallery/School

3 Robertsville Rd, Riverton, CT 06065-1302
+1 860-738-9464
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Birthday with Mom

My sister, mother, and I made glass paperweights and glass flowers with Peter. He was patient with... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Brooke L
via mobile
An all around great experience - bring the kids and grandparents

You may have wondered how beautiful glass objects are made. Now you can make a glass paperweight or... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
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Darien, Connecticut
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“glass art” (2 reviews)
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3 Robertsville Rd, Riverton, CT 06065-1302
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My sister, mother, and I made glass paperweights and glass flowers with Peter. He was patient with directions and helped us feel at ease. We had a ton of laughs and enjoyed ourselves thoroughly. We will 100% be back again.

Thank Brooke L
Reviewed 3 September 2016

You may have wondered how beautiful glass objects are made. Now you can make a glass paperweight or flower that is a true work of art, and not just a tourist trinket. And while you're in Riverton stop at the General Store for lunch, visit...More

1  Thank Bestiarius
Reviewed 19 January 2016

If your artistic talent ranges from being able to basically draw a curved line to being able to paint an excellent reproduction of the Mona Lisa you will thoroughly enjoy expanding those artistic skills at the glass blowing workshop offered by Peter Greenwood. If the...More

3  Thank gnomeguy
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Located in the Union Church (1829) which is listed on the National Register of historic Places, Peter Greenwood's Studio & Gallery is stunning! Of the Dale Chihuly variety. Be sue to see P.G.'s glow in the dark glass. This is his studio as wel as...More

1  Thank sandrafarnham
Reviewed 1 February 2014

our large and varied party (age ~6 - 70) spent the afternoon at the Greenwood study. From the youngest to the oldest, we all had an opportunity to blow and shape glass. It is something you should try at least once in your life. It...More

1  Thank Int_Bus_Travel
Reviewed 29 June 2013

We had a great time learning how to make a glass paperweight and checking out the really awesome converted church that houses Peter Greenwoods Glass Blowing Studio. Peter makes gorgeous glass objects and I especially loved the Caribbean blue glow in the dark glass sculptures....More

3  Thank BMWTWIN
Reviewed 19 January 2013 via mobile

The studio itself is set in beautiful historic Riverton in a beautiful historic chapel. How perfect to have a glass blowing studio with stained glass windows in the chapel. All of the pieces he has to sell are amazing. We did the paperweight workshop and...More

1  Thank Sboulay
Reviewed 31 July 2011

We visited Riverton during our recent trip to Connecticut and thoroughly enjoyed our experience at the Greenwood Glass Blowing Gallery. Peter Greenwood couldn't have been more friendly and my wife enjoyed making her own glass paperweight. To add to the experience, the studio is located...More

2  Thank CLT_28211
Reviewed 20 February 2010

what a great place! Peter Greenwood is a polite, quiet host, but oh can he blow glass. The studio exhibit area has a wide variety of his work on display and for sale. We came across the place while antiquing in the area on a...More

1  Thank Wolfried M
Reviewed 19 January 2010

This is truly off the beaten path but if you want a unique and fun experience hop in the car and drive to Riverton, CT to make your own glass art. Peter Greenwood offers glassblowing workshops Tues-Sat from 9am – 5pm. Depending on your level...More

10  Thank SHELLYandBOB
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